Form 4-6 Science Curriculum (gr. 9-12)

Four Year Sample High School Plan

  • Biology or botany (1 day a week, all four years)
  • Other science topics taken term by term (3 days a week, possible rotation below)
grade Term 1 Term 2 Term 3
9 Chemistry, pt. 1 Physics, pt. 1 Weather or Astronomy
10 Chemistry, pt. 2 Physics, pt. 2 Geology
11 Chemistry, pt. 3 Physics, pt. 3 Technology
& Engineering
12 Astronomy
or
Dual enrollment/AP Science
Student Choice
or
Dual enrollment/AP Science
Student Choice
or
Dual enrollment/AP Science

Weekly Schedule

Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5
biology
40 min.
science
40 min.
science
40 min.
experiment
40 min.
another book
20 min.
(12th grade only)

 

In this survey of biology, students will be introduced to the principles and tools of biological study, food webs, life processes, some anatomy, adaptation, natural selection, extinction, cell theory, simple…

Part 1 of 3. In this high school study guide, students will be introduced to the principles and tools of the study of chemistry.

Part 1 of 3. In this high school study guide, students will learn how broad the scope of physics is, including measurement, the laws of motion, pressure, and light.